English/Spanish

 

 

Felipe López Flórez 

Colombian,
Boston based

 

 

Education

2021 -  Master of Fine Arts, School of the Museum of Fine Arts at TUFTS University (Currently)

2019 -  Master’s Degree: Master in Art Education, National University of Colombia 

                            
2017 -  Undergraduate Degree: Bachelor of Arts, National University of Colombia                  
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2019 -  Painting workshop, Alla Prima Painting, color exploration, Trescientosuno Atelier             (30 hours)


2017 -  Teaching Strategies for Developing Thinking Skills, National Training Service (SENA)      (40 hours)


2016 -  Drawing Workshop: Drawing techniques and processes, Trescientosuno Atelier               (40 hours)

                     

2016 -  Painting workshop: Alla Prima oil painting technique, Trescientosuno Atelier                     (48 hours)                                                                                                                                  

 

2015 -  Painting course: Painting Fundamentals, Trescientosuno Atelier                                        (48 hours)                                        

 

2014 -  Figure Drawing and Painting with Sight Size Approach, Trescientosuno Atelier                 (30 hours)                                                        

 

2014 -  Intensive Anatomic Drawing Workshop, Trescientosuno Atelier                                          (15 hours)

 

2014 -  Special Course in Basic Pedagogy for Integral Professional Formation,  (SENA)             (150 hours)      

 

 

Group Exhibitions

2022     ASA Program Open Studios Exhibition – University of Fine Arts HFBK ASA Studios, Hamburg, Germany

2022     Drawing and Painting Area Show - School of the Museum of Fine Arts at TUFTS University, Boston, MA

2022      Visions and Revisions, First year MFA Show – Nearby Gallery - Boston (Newton), MA
 

2021/22 – Small works – Royal Society of American Art (RSOAA), Brooklyn, NY
 

2021 -   SMFA Art Sale - School of the Museum of Fine Arts at TUFTS University, Boston MA

2021 -   Immortal Painting - El Museo Gallery. Bogotá Colombia

 

2021 -   + Artworks - El Garaje Gallery, Bogotá Colombia 

 

2021 -    National Drawing Art Hall, Bogotá Colombia
 

2020 -    The discord market -   Art Projects Room, University of The Andes, Bogotá, Colombia (invitational)
 

2019 -    Spotlight selection - Barcú Art Fair, Bogotá,  Colombia (juried)
 

2019 -    10th Young Art Salon - El Nogal Club,  Bogotá, Colombia (juried)
 

2018 -    Accuracy – El Garaje Gallery, Bogotá, Colombia  (invitational)
 

2018 -    Pure Drawing – El Garaje Gallery, Bogotá, Colombia (invitational)
 

2017/18 -  Ecstasy – El Garaje Gallery, Bogotá, Colombia (invitational)
 

2017 -    9th Young Art Salon - El Nogal Club,  Bogotá, Colombia (juried)
 

2017 -    XXV Spring in Cajicá Exhibition - Cultural Center of Cajicá, Cajicá, Colombia (catalogue) (juried)
 

2016 -    Exposada Exhibition - Oaxaca subsuelo, Oaxaca de Juárez, Mexico (invitational)
 

2015 -    Process  from Fire - National University of Colombia, Bogotá, Colombia  (invitational)
 

2012 -    X Barrio Bienal Art Exhibition – Museum  of Contemporary Art (MAC), Bogotá, Colombia (juried) (catalogue)
 

2011 -    X Barrio Bienal Art Exhibition – Museum  of Modern Art of Bogotá (MAMBO), Bogotá, Colombia (juried)
 

2011 -    Art Paris 2011 - Digital Stand Saatchi Gallery, Le Grand Palais, Paris, France (juried)



Honors/Awards

2022 -   Hamburg Exchange Fellowship, Art School Alliance (ASA)- School of the Museum of Fine Arts at Tufts University & University of Fine Arts (HFBK) Hamburg, Germany.

 

2021 -     MFA Merit Scholarship Award  Grantee -  School of the Museum of Fine Arts at TUFTS University

2021 -     Colfuturo Loan/Scholarship Grantee - Colfuturo

 

2020 -      Opportunity Fund Program Grantee  - EducationUSA
 

2019 -      Member of the  Talent Recruitment Program  - Colfuturo

 

2018  -    Graduate Teaching Assistant (Drawing II Course) (Granted twice) - National University of Colombia, Arts Undergraduate Program , Bogotá Colombia
 

2017 -      Automatic Admission to a Graduate Program Distinction -  Top 10% of graduates with the highest GPA in the Arts Department, National University of Colombia
 

2017 -      First Place,   XXV Spring in Cajicá Award - Municipal Institute of Culture and Tourism of Cajicá.
 

2017 -      Winner, Call for Drawing Marathon “Fiesta en Bogotá”-   District Institute of Arts IDARTES - District Incentive Program
 

2017 -     Honourable Mention, “Dibujatón”: Draw Bogota’s Cultural Heritage -  District Institute of Cultural Heritage IDPC - District Incentive Program

2011 -     Second place Call “X Barrio Bienal”  District Institute of Arts IDARTES - District Incentive Program

Teaching/ Related Work Experience

2022                Graduate Teaching Assistant Bumps on The Wall - School of the Museum of Fine Arts at  TUFTS University. Boston, MA, United States (Fall Semester)

2022                Graduate Teaching Assistant The Bridge - School of the Museum of Fine Arts at TUFTS University. Boston, MA, United States


2021                Adjunct Professor, (Intermediate painting) - National University of Colombia, Art Department, Continuing Education Program (remote)                          

 

2018 - 2021     Adjunct Professor, (Oil Painting Fundamentals)- National University of Colombia, Art Department, Continuing Education Program. Bogotá, Colombia,  


2019 - 2020     Adjunct Professor (Drawing Expression: Human figure drawing & Oil Painting Fundamentals)- Guerrero Academy of Arts,  Arts Department  & Digital Media Arts Department
                        Bogotá, Colombia, (Fall 2019; Spring 2020) 


2019 - 2020     Instructor, (Drawing and Painting Program), Trescientosuno Atelier, Bogotá, Colombia

 

2019                Instructor, District Institute of Arts IDARTES, CREA District Program,  Bogotá, Colombia

 

2018 - 2019     Adjunct Professor (Experimental Drawing I & II; Creativity and Creation Lab II)  Fabula Academy of Arts, Arts Department, Bogotá,  Colombia  

2017 - 2018     Advisor and Assistant Education Project, (Laboratory for Cultural Entrepreneurs and Galleries from the Visual Arts sector of Bogotá),
                        Project sponsored by UNESCO and CCB, NC- Arte- Education Project, Bogotá, Colombia

 

2017                Mediator and Instructor, (Art Labs for Vulnerable Populations & IX Luis Caballero Award), 
                        District Institute of Arts IDARTES,  Santa Fe Gallery, Mediation School Lab Santa Fe Gallery.  Bogotá, Colombia

 

2017  -             Graduate Research Assistant, (Inter- Institutional conference about Arts teaching in Colombia)
 

2016 - 2017     Student Researcher, Research and Creation group about Drawing and Arts Sutilezas                 
                         National University of Colombia, Bogotá Colombia

2016                 Mediator and  Instructor,  (Sighting, Drawing Workshop), National Museum of Colombia in
                        association with National University of Colombia, Bogotá Colombia

 

2016                Student Assistant, (Marta Traba Master Class: Tensions and ruptures in professional art             
                        formation), National University of Colombia,
                        Bogotá, Colombia


2015 - 2017     Teacher’s assistant and Group Drawing Practice Director-  Trescientosuno Atelier, Bogotá, Colombia 


Lectures/ Publications/ Others

2022               Jury for the Scholastic Arts & Writing Award Massachusetts section, Boston, MA, United States

2021                Guest artist speaker for the Arts After Darks Event -  Medford Art Center, Medford, MA, United States,  December 08               

 

2014 - 2018     Visiting Professor and Lecturer
                        Master Class: Madness and Artistic Creation, “Visual Arts and Madness”
                        Konrad Lorenz University, Psychology Program, Bogotá, Colombia
                        (August 2014, May/ November 2015, May 2016, April/ August 2017, September 2018)

2018                Lecturer
                        Third Artistic Education Colloquium,  “Within the emergence  of a draughtsman”               
                        Sponsored by the National Museum of Colombia in association with National University of
                        Colombia, Bogotá Colombia, December 12.
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2017                 The knight Path, Mediation book developed  by all members of the Mediation School Program 
                        of the Santa  Fe  Gallery to the  IX Luis Caballero Award 

 

2017                 Traditional Farm Markets, Fanzine made in the Farm Markets Lab for Vulnerable Populations
                        Sponsored by the District Institute of Arts IDARTES and Santa Fe Gallery    

                
                                                                                                                 

dflopezf@unal.edu.co

dlopez07@tufts.edu